Children's DVDs for Roadtrips - Wild Kratts, Word World, Mister Roger's Neighborhood and more!

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I periodically have to restock the car with new DVD's for my kids to watch on one of our long road trips, or days where we have to sit in traffic for too long.  In order to encourage learning through every opportunity of screen time, I try to choose those that have a positive message that is presented in a fun engaging way with tons of educational content.  The latest additions for you to check out to add to your library of DVD's are below with all the episode details. 

PBS kids dvd
Best of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood - Recipe for Fun Collection (PBS Kids)
Run Time: Approx. 81 Minutes
SRP: DVD, $12.99
Format: DVD and Digital HD
Featuring eight imagination-inspiring stories for kids ages 2-4.
Episodes on the DVD include:
“Daniel’s Birthday”
It’s Daniel’s Birthday! Daniel is very excited to go to Baker Aker’s Bakery with his mom to pick out a cake for his party. When they arrive home after a bumpy ride on Trolley, Daniel is disappointed to find that his cake is smushed. It turns out...smushed cake is yummy too!
“I Love You, Mom”
Daniel wants to surprise Mom tiger with her favorite banana bread because he knows it is one way to say “I love you.” Dad and Daniel head to Baker Aker’s Bakery, where they learn about the bread-making process. Daniel and Dad surprise Mom and she happily shares the banana bread gift with them too!
“A Trip to the Enchanted Garden”
The Tiger family is making strawberry pancakes for breakfast this morning, but when Mom looks more closely in the kitchen, she realizes there are no more strawberries left. They all head to the Enchanted Garden, where Mom Tiger shows Daniel the strawberry patch. Daniel is very curious, and learns that if he looks closely, he may be able to answer his own questions about how strawberries grow and learn something new.
“Fruit Picking Day”
Daniel and his friends are enjoying a Fruit Festival in the Enchanted Garden. Prince Wednesday grows upset because his big brother Prince Tuesday can pick the highest fruit off the tree branches, but he can’t. He wishes he wasn’t so little! Then, when the festival-goers spot a very special magical golden pear on the ground, Prince Wednesday is the only one little enough to reach it.
“Be a Vegetable Taster!”
Teacher Harriet introduces Daniel and his friends to the school’s vegetable garden and convinces them to pick out some healthy veggies for their snack. They explore the garden, picking and trying different vegetables…with mixed results!
“Daniel Tries a New Food”
Miss Elaina is having dinner with the Tiger family and she encourages Daniel to try some new food: Veggie Spaghetti and Banana Swirl. Daniel is convinced he won’t like Veggie Spaghetti, even though he’s never tried it before. Miss Elaina encourages him to be adventurous and try the new food. She does the same herself, and even though she doesn’t like all of it, she’s proud of herself for trying.
“Baking Mistakes”
Daniel and Prince Wednesday are at the bakery helping Baker Aker make cookies for the Neighborhood. But Prince Wednesday accidentally spills the milk! No crying though because mistakes can happen. Soon the boys learn they can try to fix their mistakes – and learn from them, too. Trolley cookies for everyone!
“Daniel’s Allergy”
When Daniel tries a peach for the first time, he learns he is allergic to the fruit. Dad and Doctor Anna take care of him, and Doctor Anna tells Daniel how he can take care of himself, too.
Mister Rogers Neighborhood classics
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood - It's a Beautiful Day Collection - Includes 30 classic episodes from 1979 - 2001 (PBS Kids)
Run Time: Approx. 928 Minutes on 4 discs
SRP: DVD, $19.99
Format: DVD and Digital HD 
The DVD includes over 15 hours of content in 32 memorable episodes and even includes the premiere episode in original black-and-white. 
Through his popular daily TV visits, generations of young children have grown up with the kind and gentle Mister Rogers, who created a calm and safe place that welcomed all to his neighborhood. With real-life guests, adventurous field trips and charming make-believe segments, the iconic Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood encouraged kids ages 2-5 to learn about themselves and the world around them, speaking directly to the series’ young audience with his unique one-to-one affirmation of their self-worth. Celebrity guest stars have included: Tony Bennett, Julia Child, Margaret Hamilton, Michael Keaton, Yo-Yo Ma, Wynton Marsalis, Rita Moreno, and Bill Nye.
Episodes featured on the DVD include:
Helping Children Know What to Expect at School
Creating with Friends is Different than Playing Alone
Play is the Work of Childhood
Respecting All Living Creatures
Opera Day
Ups and Downs of Friendship
Learning about Rules and Limits
Appreciating the People Who Came Before
Food and Love Go Hand in Hand
Music As a Way to Express Feelings
Families Come in Different Shapes and Sizes
Celebrating Big and Little Things
Lots of Different Things for Play and Pretending
Each Person is Unique – Yet We All Have Much in Common
Being Kind to Ourselves and Others
Nobody Knows What You’re Thinking Unless You Tell Them
Games Can Be Fun, But Not If You’re Left Out
Recycling and Other Ways to care for Our Planet
Learning to Take Care of Yourself
Trying on Different Roles
We All Have Art Inside of Us
Understanding Concepts of Up and Down
The Strength of Love – Even Through Angry Times
Appreciating our Uniqueness
Some Things Change…Some Things Stay the Same
Needing Help and Giving Help
Feeling Good About Who We Are
Encouraging Generosity and Gratitude
Strengths and Limitations, Abilities and Disabilities    
Wondering and Asking Questions
Enjoying Books and Recognizing Symbols
Valuing All Kinds of Art
Miffy's Adventures The Great Outdoors DVD
Miffy's Adventures - Big and Small - The Great Outdoors
Run Time: Approximately 80 Minutes
SRP: DVD, $12.99
Format: DVD and Digital HD
The stories on this DVD include: 
“Uncle Pilot’s Treasure Map”
Uncle Pilot turns Miffy’s hand-drawn map of the village into a treasure map that leads her to his plane which is the most precious thing he has! And Miffy’s reward is a trip through the clouds.
Miffy and the Star”
Miffy finds a star on the beach – has it fallen out of the sky? No, it’s a starfish – and Miffy rides out in a boat with Boris to get it back to its family.
“Poppy’s Nature Hunt”
Poppy takes Miffy and Grunty on a nature hunt – but when she ‘finds’ the prickly bush, she loses their map to the wind. Will they be able to find their way back home in time for tea?
“Miffy’s Camping Adventure”
Miffy isn’t sure about camping overnight in Poppy’s back-garden tent, especially when scary shadows appear at night. But it’s only Snuffy who has come to join them in their outdoor adventure!
“Boris Bear’s Big Bouquet”
Barbara wants Boris to apologize about forgetting her birthday, and make it up to her with a bunch of flowers. But flowers make Boris sneeze! Miffy helps him out, giving him the idea to make a bunch of flowers out of wood.
“Boris on Ice”
When Miffy finds out that Boris can’t ice-skate, she offers to help out. Nothing seems to help – until Miffy realizes that the chair Boris mended for her could come in hand.
“Snuffy the Sheepdog”
Miffy’s garden is invaded by sheep who have escaped from the farm, and Snuffy, a sheepdog, lends a paw in getting them rounded up again!
“Miffy and the Missing Eggs”
Daddy can’t make his special scrambled eggs because the egg delivery has gone missing. Miffy turns into a detective to try and track them down, following a trail of clues to the farm. 
“Melanie’s School Trip”
The whole class has gone on a school trip to visit the farm. Miffy most wants to see the horse, but Melanie seems to want to see everything BUT the horse and Miffy wonders why?
“Miffy and the Leaves”
A windy day sends leaves flying everywhere. Miffy has fun both tidying them up and chasing after them – and helps finish Aunt Alice’s painting along the way!
“Miffy and the Thunderstorm”
When a storm breaks out as they’re playing at Miffy’s house, Miffy discovers that Grunty is scared of thunder. Can she convince her friend there’s nothing to be scared of?
Wild Kratts Madagascar Madness!
Wild Kratts - Madagascar Madness! (PBS Kids)
Run Time: Approx. 105 Minutes
SRP: DVD, $14.99 
Format: DVD and Digital HD
featuring four episodes from one of the top rated Kids series on PBS Kids, WILD KRATTS. Kids will love following the Kratt Brothers all the way to Madagascar to explore the native world of lemurs and other action-packed adventures on this unique island in the Indian Ocean. 
Episodes include:
“Lemur Legs”
The Wild Kratts arrive in Madagascar for the first time – touching down in the southern region known as the spiny desert – where they discover a group of sifaka lemurs. Soon, they are learning about these lemurs amazing vertical clinging and leaping abilities.
“Mini Madagascar”
With no big land predators, Chris realizes that Madagascar is one of the safest places in the world for adventuring. It’s the perfect place to miniaturize and explore. But the ‘mini’ Kratts soon discover, they made a big a mistake!
“Lemur Stink Fight”
While in Madagascar, the Wild Kratts hear signs of a dispute between two troops of Ringtailed lemurs. So they set out to figure out just what these two lemur groups are arguing about…
“Fossa Palooza”
Chris, bummed that the gang must leave Madagascar without ever having seen amazing fossa, accidentally falls out the hatch of the Tortuga in mid-flight and lands deep in an island forest – amongst a group of the very creatures he longed to find!
Word World: Let's Eat!  (PBS Kids)
Run Time: Approximately 100 Minutes
SRP: DVD, $9.99
Format: DVD and Digital HD
Watch as the WordFriends have fun with food in eight exciting adventures. Children can learn how to follow directions, make words plural, and work together in this new DVD.
The eight stories on this new DVD include:
Pig asks Bear and Sheep to help him make jars for the jelly pumping from his jelly machine. However, when they aren’t able to make jars fast enough, the kitchen quickly begins filling up with the purple, oozy treat! Only by working together are the friends able to find a way to contain all of the jiggling jelly.
“Get Well Soon Soup”
When Ant gets sick, Pig tries to take care of him by making his special Get-Well-Soon Soup. It has all the letters in the alphabet in it, so Pig can build any word that Ant needs to feel better. Pig just has to figure out what that word is!
“Catch That C!”
While Pig and Ant are making cookies, their bag of letter C’s gets away from them, sending the WordFriends on a wild goose chase all over WordWorld to catch that C! The bad news is that the letter C is in big demand that day. But the good news is that Pig and Ant have a lot of WordFriends who want to help them out!
“The Mystery of the Disappearing Pie”
When Pig’s pie for Bear goes missing, it’s up to Detective Sheep to follow the letter clues and solve the mystery of the disappearing pie!
“Pies, Pies, Pies!”
When Pig promises to make a pie for everyone in WordWorld, he learns a hard lesson about keeping promises. Fortunately, he also learns about the letter S and how it can make words plural.
“Pig’s Big Moonlight Feast”
When Pig is too sick to cook the Moonlight Feast, his friends step in, but they find that if you don’t follow the recipe you may end up in the soup.
When Ant comes over to Pig’s house to eat cookies, Pig tries to get him to drink some milk. But Ant doesn’t like milk! Or so he thinks…
“A String’s the Thing”
After Duck accidentally turns on Frog’s new cake frosting machine, the WordFriends must find the right ing word to stop it from covering WordWorld in delicious frosting.